NASA: Boeing Starliner Test Flight Delayed Until 2021 Written 12 November 2020


Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner spacecraft mounted atop a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. | Frank Michaux/NASA

SPACE reports that NASA Commercial Crew Program Manager Steve Stitch said Tuesday that the test flight for the Boeing CST-100 Starliner commercial crew capsule has been delayed until early 2021 due to ongoing software checks. The uncrewed NASA mission, Orbital Flight Test 2, “was targeted to launch by the end of this year after The Boeing Company’s initial test flight failed to reach the International Space Station in December 2019.”
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